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Seanad Éireann debate -
Tuesday, 9 Jun 2009

Vol. 195 No. 15

Aviation (Preclearance) Bill 2009: Order for Second Stage.

Bill entitled an Act to give effect to an Agreement entered into between the Government of Ireland and the Government of the United States of America relating to the provision of preclearance operations at airports in the State for persons travelling by air to the United States of America, done at Washington on 17 November 2008, to give the Minister for Transport power to make regulations, including regulations designating areas at airports within which preclearance operations may be carried out, to provide for conferring certain limited functions on preclearance officers within those areas, to provide for the seizure and forfeiture of goods not duly declared and to repeal the Air Navigation and Transport (Preinspection) Act 1986, to amend the Freedom of Information Act 1997 and to provide for related matters.

I move: "That Second Stage be taken now."

Question put and agreed to.